Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 578 583 792
Rank change year-on-year +5 +209 +194
Permanent jobs citing npm 633 731 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.69% 2.14% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 448 588 307
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £96,875 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,552 34,191 23,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.85% 19.84% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29,970 28,300 19,893
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,001
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +0.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 572 £55,000 +10.00% 147
UK excluding London +23 344 £45,000 +12.50% 89
London -24 283 £67,500 +3.85% 65
South East +52 125 £55,000 +15.79% 33
North of England +30 72 £37,500 -6.25% 23
Midlands +16 47 £45,000 +28.57% 8
North West +28 46 £42,000 +2.44% 10
Scotland +11 40 £45,000 +22.45% 4
West Midlands +16 38 £45,000 +28.57% 4
South West -24 29 £40,000 -23.44% 12
Yorkshire +27 25 £35,000 +16.67% 12
East of England +10 16 £45,000 - 6
Wales +10 11 £50,000 +44.93% 2
East Midlands +9 9 £42,500 +41.67% 4
Northern Ireland -12 2 £61,250 - 1
North East +5 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 544 (85.94%) JavaScript
2 428 (67.61%) HTML
3 426 (67.30%) CSS
4 403 (63.67%) AngularJS
5 369 (58.29%) Git (software)
6 339 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
7 324 (51.18%) webpack
8 314 (49.61%) gulp
9 287 (45.34%) HTML5
10 272 (42.97%) Sass
11 253 (39.97%) React
12 248 (39.18%) Node.js
13 244 (38.55%) TDD
14 239 (37.76%) Front End Development
15 235 (37.12%) CSS3
16 202 (31.91%) ES6
17 193 (30.49%) RESTful
18 191 (30.17%) .NET
19 183 (28.91%) C#
20 172 (27.17%) Grunt
21 157 (24.80%) Redux
22 152 (24.01%) User Experience
23 149 (23.54%) Amazon AWS
24 147 (23.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 145 (22.91%) Software Engineering
26 143 (22.59%) jQuery
27 141 (22.27%) TypeScript
28 140 (22.12%) SQL
29 138 (21.80%) Java
29 138 (21.80%) Vue.js

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 88 (13.90%) CMS
2 59 (9.32%) Confluence
3 52 (8.21%) EPiServer
4 27 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 23 (3.63%) WordPress
7 18 (2.84%) Apache
8 17 (2.69%) nginx
8 17 (2.69%) Umbraco
9 12 (1.90%) IIS
10 11 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.58%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.95%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.79%) Gunicorn
14 4 (0.63%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.47%) Drupal
15 3 (0.47%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (3.63%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.11%) GIMP
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (3.32%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.47%) Magento
3 2 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 149 (23.54%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (19.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (9.00%) Yarn
4 50 (7.90%) SaaS
5 45 (7.11%) NuGet
6 42 (6.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 39 (6.16%) GitHub
8 34 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (5.37%) IBM Cloud
9 14 (2.21%) Serverless
10 11 (1.74%) OpenShift
11 10 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.58%) Firebase
12 9 (1.42%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.79%) PaaS
15 4 (0.63%) BrowserStack
15 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.63%) Office 365
15 4 (0.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.21%) HTTP
2 21 (3.32%) Internet
3 12 (1.90%) FTP
3 12 (1.90%) SSH
4 6 (0.95%) SSL
5 5 (0.79%) OpenVPN
6 4 (0.63%) Intranet
7 3 (0.47%) AMQP
7 3 (0.47%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.47%) DNS
7 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.47%) MQTT
7 3 (0.47%) NFC
7 3 (0.47%) Skype
8 2 (0.32%) Broadband
9 1 (0.16%) Firewall
9 1 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (16.27%) SQL Server
2 72 (11.37%) MongoDB
2 72 (11.37%) MySQL
2 72 (11.37%) NoSQL
3 30 (4.74%) Redis
3 30 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (3.63%) CouchDB
6 22 (3.48%) Couchbase
7 17 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.53%) SQLite
9 10 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.79%) DB2
13 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.47%) Adabas
14 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.47%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 369 (58.29%) Git (software)
2 324 (51.18%) webpack
3 314 (49.61%) gulp
4 172 (27.17%) Grunt
5 109 (17.22%) Visual Studio
6 108 (17.06%) Mocha
7 106 (16.75%) Bower
8 105 (16.59%) Jenkins
9 87 (13.74%) Karma Test Runner
9 87 (13.74%) Selenium
10 86 (13.59%) Babel
11 84 (13.27%) JIRA
12 83 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 68 (10.74%) TeamCity
14 59 (9.32%) Protractor
15 56 (8.85%) Octopus Deploy
16 54 (8.53%) Jasmine
17 50 (7.90%) Subversion
18 43 (6.79%) Sinon.JS
19 39 (6.16%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 81 (12.80%) Finance
2 54 (8.53%) Marketing
3 39 (6.16%) Banking
3 39 (6.16%) Retail
4 37 (5.85%) Games
5 27 (4.27%) Advertising
6 18 (2.84%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.21%) Automotive
7 14 (2.21%) Law
8 4 (0.63%) Front Office
8 4 (0.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.32%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 475 (75.04%) Developer
2 196 (30.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 81 (12.80%) JavaScript Developer
4 74 (11.69%) .NET Developer
5 71 (11.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 69 (10.90%) Senior Developer
7 65 (10.27%) Software Engineer
8 62 (9.79%) React Developer
9 54 (8.53%) Lead Developer
10 50 (7.90%) Senior Software Engineer
11 42 (6.64%) Angular Developer
12 40 (6.32%) C# Developer
13 38 (6.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 38 (6.00%) Web Developer
14 31 (4.90%) Software Developer
15 26 (4.11%) HTML Developer
15 26 (4.11%) PHP Developer
16 24 (3.79%) Digital Developer
16 24 (3.79%) Node.js Developer
17 23 (3.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (67.61%) HTML
2 426 (67.30%) CSS
3 403 (63.67%) AngularJS
4 287 (45.34%) HTML5
5 272 (42.97%) Sass
6 253 (39.97%) React
7 248 (39.18%) Node.js
8 235 (37.12%) CSS3
9 193 (30.49%) RESTful
10 191 (30.17%) .NET
11 157 (24.80%) Redux
12 147 (23.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 143 (22.59%) jQuery
14 138 (21.80%) Vue.js
15 113 (17.85%) LESS
16 112 (17.69%) REST
17 110 (17.38%) JSON
18 91 (14.38%) Backbone.js
19 85 (13.43%) Chai
20 79 (12.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 152 (24.01%) User Experience
2 39 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.79%) Cloud Native
6 20 (3.16%) CCTV
7 19 (3.00%) Internet of Things
8 18 (2.84%) Fintech
9 17 (2.69%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (2.05%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.74%) Online Banking
13 8 (1.26%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.95%) W3C
15 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.79%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.79%) Graphic Design
15 5 (0.79%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.79%) Media Streaming
15 5 (0.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.64%) Linux
2 44 (6.95%) Windows
3 28 (4.42%) Windows 10
4 19 (3.00%) Unix
5 10 (1.58%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.26%) Android
7 7 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.32%) CentOS
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (38.55%) TDD
3 239 (37.76%) Front End Development
4 145 (22.91%) Software Engineering
5 135 (21.33%) Test Automation
6 118 (18.64%) Web Development
7 117 (18.48%) BDD
8 115 (18.17%) MVC
8 115 (18.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 103 (16.27%) DevOps
10 100 (15.80%) Microservices
11 85 (13.43%) Scrum
11 85 (13.43%) Unit Testing
12 82 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
13 79 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (10.58%) Analytics
15 65 (10.27%) Mentoring
16 63 (9.95%) OO
17 59 (9.32%) Refactoring
18 55 (8.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 544 (85.94%) JavaScript
2 202 (31.91%) ES6
3 183 (28.91%) C#
4 141 (22.27%) TypeScript
5 140 (22.12%) SQL
6 138 (21.80%) Java
7 88 (13.90%) PHP
8 46 (7.27%) Python
9 35 (5.53%) Objective-C
10 22 (3.48%) ES7
11 18 (2.84%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.84%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.69%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.53%) Java 8
14 12 (1.90%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.74%) Ruby
16 8 (1.26%) Go
17 6 (0.95%) Perl
18 5 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
19 4 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (16.27%) Degree
2 21 (3.32%) SAFe Agilist
3 16 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.42%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.37%) QA
2 12 (1.90%) WCAG
3 3 (0.47%) GDPR
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) PMO
4 2 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 136 (21.48%) Docker
2 14 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.42%) Varnish
4 5 (0.79%) Squid
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 59 (9.32%) Ansible
2 41 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (6.00%) Puppet
4 10 (1.58%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.58%) Terraform
5 3 (0.47%) Kibana
6 2 (0.32%) Consul
6 2 (0.32%) Grafana
6 2 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.32%) Marathon
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Packer
7 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (9.79%) Google
2 48 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 37 (5.85%) IBM
4 27 (4.27%) Sitecore
5 22 (3.48%) Atlassian
6 21 (3.32%) Alias
6 21 (3.32%) Marketo
7 16 (2.53%) BT
8 11 (1.74%) Xamarin
9 9 (1.42%) Adobe
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle
11 6 (0.95%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 5 (0.79%) Apple
12 5 (0.79%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.79%) Splunk
13 3 (0.47%) Nintex
13 3 (0.47%) Perforce
13 3 (0.47%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.47%) Twitter
13 3 (0.47%) webMethods